Translation of "emoticon" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ɪˈməʊ.tɪ.kɒn/ us /ɪˈmoʊ.t̬ɪ.kɑːn/ also smiley

an image made up of symbols such as punctuation marks, used in text messages, emails, etc. to express a particular emotion


(Translation of “emoticon” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /iˈmoutiˌkon/

(computing) a combination of symbols used in emails, text messages, and on the Internet to show the writer’s feelings. For example :-) represents a smiling face to indicate that you are happy or have made a joke.


(Translation of “emoticon” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)